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Les Éclogues (The Eclogues) de Virgile by Virgil (translation by Marc Lafargue) (London: Emery Walker Limited (for Cranach Presse, Weimar), 1926)
Les Éclogues (The Eclogues) de Virgile by Virgil (translation by Marc Lafargue) (London: Emery Walker Limited (for Cranach Presse, Weimar), 1926)
Date:
1926
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Book With 133 Illustrations Total: 43 Woodcut Illustrations, 15 Decorative Initials, 2 Decorations, On Hand-made, Hemp Fibre And Linen Paper; Bound In Parchment Covered Boards With 5 Single Raised Bands, Gold Tooling And Lettering On Spine, Gold Tooling On Covers And Endpages; Binder's Stamp On Back Endpage "D.C. & Son 1926"; SUITE Of 86 Woodcuts (43 In Black On Japan Yellow Paper, 43 In Red On Japan Imperial Paper) Loose In Wrapper With 1 Decorative Initial And Lettering On Cover
Dimensions:
Object: 314 x 230 x 25 mm (12 3/8 x 9 1/16 x in.); Object: 325 x 235 x 15 mm (12 13/16 x 9 1/4 x 9/16 in.)
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Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1998.40.80.1-133
Acquisition Date:
1998-06-12
Credit Line:

Gift of the Reva and David Logan Foundation

Exhibition History:

"Artists' Books in the Modern Era 1870-2000: The Reva and David Logan Collection of Illustrated Books"
Legion of Honor, FAMSF Oct. 6, 2001 - Jan. 6, 2002.

Book by Virgil, translation by Marc Lafargue, with illustrations by Maillol